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Bloody Sunday: Soldier F faces murder charges

A former British soldier faces murder charges over the killing of two people on Bloody Sunday in Londonderry in 1972.The Public Prosecution Service said there was enough evidence to prosecute Soldier F for the murders of James Wray and William McKinney.The sole prosecution is seen as a "terrible disappointment" by some of the families of the 13 people killed.They were shot dead at a civil rights march on 30 January 1972.The day became known as Bloody Sunday - one of the darkest days of the Northern Ireland Troubles.Bloody Sunday decision reaction What happened on Bloody Sunday? Bloody Sunday: The victims Internment, protest and Bloody Sunday Bloody Sunday prosecution decision in pictures The shootings led to widespread anger in De ...